Myanma Airways to invite open tender for Equipment of Ground Handling Department; Closing Date: January 30th 2015

Ministry of Transport Myanma Airways Ground Support Equipment Tender Myanma Airways would like to buy the following equipments for Ground Handling Department. They are as follows: No Items (1) Aircraft Towing Tractor (Push Back) – 1 No (2) Tractor – 5 Nos (3) Headset – 10 Nos (4) Tow Bar(including 10 nos of shear pin) […]

Myanmar upgrades civil aviation business to boost air transport

YANGON, Jan. 9 (Xinhua) — Myanmar is upgrading its civil aviation business in a bid to boost the air transport sector amid growing tourist arrivals in the country year-on-year. As part of the move, it has recently corporatized Myanmar National Airlines (MNA) in operation to facilitate investment in air transportation technology and services. The corporatization […]

State airline to expand flights to Asia

The state-owned Myanma Airways is planning to expand its flights to to South Korea, Japan, China and Taiwan by early 2015. The airline has hired Avia Solutions, from the U.S.-based General Electric Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) as an advisory body. Officials from the airline and company representatives have been holding a weekly conference call to […]

Myanma Airways to Lease 10 Boeing Jets With Expansion in Mind

YANGON — Myanmar’s national flag carrier Myanma Airways has inked a deal with General Electric Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) to lease 10 commercial aircraft, and has enlisted GECAS’s AviaSolutions consulting arm to create and implement a strategic growth plan for the airline. The subsidiary of the US conglomerate General Electric signed a contract with Myanmar […]